Amazon Sues Four Companies that Sell Fake Product Reviews

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Amazon.com has sued four companies that it says is selling fake product reviews on its site.

NY Attorney General Warns Retailers About On-Call Scheduling

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New York AG Eric Schneiderman has warned 13 retail chains that their use of on-call scheduling for hourly employees may violate state law.

Dress Shirt Retailer Charles Tyrwhitt Sales Up 20% in 2014

U.K.-based dress shirt retailer Charles Tyrwhitt’s 2014 sales were up 20% to $213 million, a boost that gave founder Nick Wheeler a $23 million payout.

The Hound Clothiers Opens Robert Talbott Shop-in-Shop

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The Hound Clothiers in San Francisco is opening an 800 sq. ft. Robert Talbott shop-in-shop.

The Tie Bar’s Michael Alter Talks Pop-Ups and Permanent Retail

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“Six months ago, I would have told you that the Chicago pop-up was just for marketing and that it was an expense,” says Tie Bar CEO Michael Alter. “Now it’s a permanent store and it’s profitable.”

Sal Cesarani Launching Sweater Collection for Spring 2016

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Designer Sal Cesarani will launch a new collection of sweaters and sport sweater separates produced under license by William Fung’s Loft 604 for the U.S. and Canadian markets.

John Varvatos Joins New York Fashion Week: Men’s

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John Varvatos will join New York Fashion Week: Men’s this July, marking a return to New York after showing his collections in Milan, Italy for the last 13 seasons.

Barbour Opens Outlet Store in Merrimack, N.H.

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Barbour opens an outlet store in Merrimack, N.H. today, the brand’s fourth outlet store in the U.S.

Würkin Stiffs Defends Patent, Wins Settlement from Amazon

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Jonathan Boos says that online mega-retailer Amazon has settled a patent infringement case he filed in January.

Sean John Inks Children’s Apparel License

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Sean John has licensed Evy of California for children’s apparel. The boys’ and girls’ collections will launch for spring 2016.